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LIWAY aims to improve how the Micro & small enterprise system (MSE) works, particularly for poor women and youth.

This overview is the result of analysis of the MSE system in Addis Ababa.

LIWAY identified the following critical constraints that have that have the potential for change to improve the system in a way that is sustainable and affects a large number of poor women and youth:

  • Limited access to operational space
  • Lack of access to finance
  • Inadequate business-related information & networks
  • Lack of conducive rules & regulations